8 of 102 portraits by John Russell
- Extended catalogue entry
Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue
by John Russell
13 1/8 in. x 8 3/4 in. (333 mm x 222 mm)
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A squared-up study, relating directly to the oval pastel self portrait NPG 1788, although slightly larger.
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Provenanceback to top
By descent to Miss E. M. F. Wood,1 by whom bequeathed 1954.
1 Sister-in-law of Herbert Russell, the artist’s great-grandson.
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British Self Portraits, Arts Council, 1962 (52).
This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Ingamells, National Portrait Gallery: Mid-Georgian Portraits 1760-1790, National Portrait Gallery, 2004, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.
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